Exclusive to Gold and above members, get unique opportunities to learn from experts across the region about current events, policies and trends that may affect your business.
This quarterly event series typically draw an average of 50-75 individuals and consist of a presentation, and a question and answer session, followed by extended networking. Some past topics include Health and Business, Energy Efficiency and the Bottom Line, Legal Issues in Social Media and Water Storage and Water Rights.
Cost: Free to Gold members and above
Marijuana and Industrial Hemp Industries: The Impact on Colorado’s Economy
Husch Blackwell attorneys will provide industry and legal insight related to the burgeoning marijuana and industrial hemp industries in Colorado. The program will also explore how not only operators or so-called “plant-touching businesses” are capitalizing on opportunities but also how ancillary businesses or so-called “non-plant touching business” are also thriving.
MEET THE PANELISTS
Marshall Custer, Senior Associate, Husch Blackwell
Marshall Custer is a member of Husch Blackwell’s Cannabis team, where he serves as outside general counsel for clients that are active in or entering into the regulated cannabis market in Colorado and nationally. He works closely with individual entrepreneurs and executives on matters of marijuana and industrial hemp regulatory compliance, corporate structuring, debt and equity financing, governance, securities compliance and mergers and acquisitions.
Steve Levine, Partner, Husch Blackwell
Since 2009, Steve Levine has helped clients navigate the complex and ever-changing regulations governing the state legal sale and use of cannabis. Levine counsels clients on a variety of transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, securities offerings (public and private), debt and equity financing, and corporate restructurings. He also provides ongoing sophisticated legal advice regarding regulatory issues, intellectual property, tax, employment and other general corporate issues related to the cannabis industry.